2019 Articles

From Bloom & Wild to Moneybox, we meet the man who co-founded both
From Bloom & Wild to Moneybox, we meet the man who co-founded both
What do a flower shop and an investment app have in common? More than you might think, says the co-founder [...]
October 14, 2019
UK financial services firms leading the way on automation
UK financial services firms leading the way on automation
Financial services firms in the UK are integrating robo-advisers into their ranks faster than their global competitors in a bid [...]
October 14, 2019
Revolut in bid to raise £1.2bn
Revolut in bid to raise £1.2bn
Fintech firm Revolut is seeking to raise £1.2bn from its investors in the coming months. The British-Based payment firm has [...]
October 12, 2019
Checkout.com expands in London as revenue surges
Checkout.com expands in London as revenue surges
Online payments startup Checkout.com is set to hire 100 members of staff and relocate to new Old Street offices as [...]
October 9, 2019
Rising Risk (Part II): Tech bubble take two
Rising Risk (Part II): Tech bubble take two
In this second instalment of a two-part article, Sebastien Canderle says many tech start-ups are deploying a bagful of tricks [...]
October 9, 2019
Tide secures £44.1m in 'one of the largest ever' fintech series B funding rounds
Tide secures £44.1m in 'one of the largest ever' fintech series B funding rounds
Fintech company Tide has raised £44.1m in its first round of Series B equity funding in a bid to increase its [...]
October 7, 2019
Kaspi.kz IPO: Kazakh fintech postpones London float
Kaspi.kz IPO: Kazakh fintech postpones London float
The London float of Kazakh fintech group Kaspi.kz has been postponed due to “unfavourable market conditions” in the technology sector.  [...]
October 7, 2019
Augmentum Fintech backs German tech rental platform
Augmentum Fintech backs German tech rental platform
London-listed investment fund Augmentum Fintech has led an €11m (£9.8m) funding round backing German technology rental firm Grover. Augmentum invested [...]
October 1, 2019
Fintech star Revolut sees losses double to £33m
Fintech star Revolut sees losses double to £33m
Losses at fintech behemoth Revolut more than doubled to £33m in its latest financial year, as it ploughed money into [...]
October 1, 2019